For the moment, though, T'eo is more focused on the here and now of his last days in South Bend.
"My attention has just been on taking advantage of every day," Te'o said Thursday, at a news conference to announce him as the winner of the ARA Sportsmanship Award.That's a healthy philosophy for a college football sensation, especially with a bright future not quite written in stone.
"All I've been thinking about is the time I have left here at school with my peers, with my classmates. I'll be gone all next week, so today was my last day of school. It was hard for me to know it's come to an end. A beautiful end. I haven't been really thinking about going to New York."
(via The Chicago Tribune)